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Planet X Tempest SRAM Force 1 Titanium Gravel Bike+ Add to Compare ✔ In Comparison
At home on the rough but surprising on the smooth, the titanium Tempest is a gravel bike at heart but still light enough to cover the miles on the road. Using relaxed geometry, a supple titanium frame and plenty of tyre clearance, it's still capable of offering all day comfort off road. Mounts for mudguards and panniers make this a contender for multi-day adventures too.
- SRAM Force 1x11 speed Groupset
- SRAM Force Hydraulic Brakes
- Fulcrum Rapid Red 900 Wheelset
- Tyre clearance up to 48MM (700C)
- Titanium Frame with Carbon Fork
- Approx Bike Weight (Medium) - 9.8kg
Featuring responsive and agile gravel geometry, and a lightweight, corrosion proof, and extremely durable Aerospace Grade 9 3AL-2.5V Titanium frame, the Tempest is a gravel bike designed to excel off road but remain fast and capable on the tarmac. Tackling singletrack with ease yet keeping the responsiveness of an endurance road bike. Huge tyre clearance of up to 700c x 48mm will give you the confidence that you need on rougher terrain. Full rack and mudguard mounts allow you to load up for your next multi-day adventure.
SRAM Force 1
The SRAM Forcel 1 groupset adopts technologies from their 1x MTB drivetrains to deliver the quietest 1x11 shifting available . Teamed with powerful and reliable hydraulic brakes, Force 1 will take you where you want to go and beyond.
Easy shifting and wide gearing
Force 1 is built to handle anything you throw at it. A 42 tooth X Sync crankset featuring carbon arms teamed with a wide range 11-42 cassette give you great off-road capability and gears that won’t run out on you. Shifters featuring SRAM’s intuitive doubletap technology, carbon lever blades and superb ergonomics for better finger wrap, ensure ease of use and comfort on long off-road adventures.
Hydraulic disc brakes
SRAM’s Force 1 delivers powerful, confident and seemingly effortless braking in all off-road conditions, meaning more control and less hand fatigue through extended braking sections. Reach adjustable to suit your hand size ensures all important comfort.
|Product Type||Default Component|
|Bar Tape / Grips||Prologo Plain Touch Bar Tape / Black|
|Chain||SRAM PC1110 11 Speed Chain / 116 Links|
|Fork||Selcof Carbon Gravel Fork / Tapered-12mm Thru|
|Frame||Planet X Tempest Titanium Gravel Road Frame / Medium|
|Handle Bar||Selcof Sterrato V2 Flared Gravel Handlebar / 42cm|
|Saddle||San Marco Monza Start Saddle / Black / Carbon Steel|
|Seat Post||Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Seatpost / 27.2mm / 350mm|
|Stem||Selcof Zeta 6061 Alloy Stem / 100mm / 31.8mm / 7 Degree|
|Tyre||Panaracer Comet Hardpack Wire Bead Tyre / 700c / 38mm / Black|
|Wheel Pair||Fulcrum Rapid Red 900 700c Disc Centrelock Clincher Wheelset / Shimano 11 Speed|
|Bottom Bracket||SRAM GXP XR Bottom Bracket (With Spacers) / 68/73mm|
|Brake spare||Avid Centreline Disc Brake Rotor / 160mm Centrelock|
|Brake spare||SRAM Hydraulic Hose Fitting Kit Includes Barb And Olive / Single Barb|
|Brake spare||SRAM Hydraulic Hose Fitting Kit Includes Barb And Olive / Single Olive|
|Brake spare||SRAM Flat Mount Disc Brake Mounting Hardware / 15mm / Single|
|Brake spare||SRAM Flat Mount Disc Brake Mounting Hardware / 27mm / Single|
|Cassette||SRAM PG1130 Cassette / 11-42T|
|Crank Set||SRAM Force 1 GXP Chainset (No BB) / 172.5mm / 42T|
|Head Set||Selcof Carbon Steerer Fork Bung MK 4 / 23-24mm ID|
|Gear / Brake Lever||SRAM Force Hydraulic Disc Brake Lever with Flat Mount Caliper / 11 Speed Right|
|Gear / Brake Lever||SRAM Force Hydraulic Disc Brake Lever with Flat Mount Caliper / 1x Left|
|Head Set||Selcof Headset Spacer Set / 1 1/8" / 15mm + 10mm + 5mm / Black|
|Head Set||Selcof Semi-Integrated Cup Cartridge Bearing Headset|
|Rear Mech||SRAM Force 1 Rear Mech / 11 Speed / Long Cage|
|Seat Clamp||Selcof Forged Alloy Bolt Up Seatclamp V3 / 31.8mm / 12mm / Black|
|Inner Tube||Panaracer Inner Tube / 700c / 35-50mm / Presta 48mm|
The Titanium frame and carbon fork provide an incredible blend of lightness and comfort, helping you to take your offroad adventures further than ever before. Gravel specific geometry gives it feel sharp yet predictable ride while tyre clearances of up to 48mm will give you the grip that you need on rougher terrain. Double water bottle mounts and pannier mounts enable you to load it up with baggage for your next multi-day adventure.
SRAMs Force 1 groupset provides great value at a low weight utilising carbon crank arms and brake levers, while a wide range 11-42 cassette means you wont be missing that front derailleur when the gradients increase. The clutch rear mech and narrow wide chainrings keep your chain noise to a minimum, while powerful hydraulic disc brakes supply a controllable bite and stopping power in all conditions.
Fulcrum Rapid Red 900 wheels offer low weight with plenty of compliance when riding on rougher surfaces.
Selcof finishing kit is used at the cockpit, with comfy soft touch bar tape and a gravel handlebar give a wider position in the drops providing more comfort and stability offroad.